Standard letter grades
Total contact hours
AUT 101, AUT 106, AUT 107, AUT 110 and AUT 115.
or to be taken with
Provides information on the construction, operation and design of the internal combustion engine. Teaches the concepts and procedures of engine work to cover the proper procedure in rebuilding a four-cycle internal combustion engine. Includes a combination of guided lecture and laboratory applications, stressing safety, accuracy of measure, proper usage of tools, and application of repair manuals through actual overhaul of engines.
Course learning outcomes
1. Perform General Engine Diagnosis, disassembly, measurement, and reassembly.
2. Perform Cylinder Head and Valve Train Diagnosis and Repair.
3. Perform Engine Block Diagnosis and Repair.
4. Perform Lubrication and Cooling Systems Diagnosis and Repair.
5. Communicate technical information verbally and in writing.
- Measuring systems and tools
- Gasoline engine operation
- Cooling system operation and diagnosis
- Engine oil
- Lubrication system operation and diagnosis
- Cylinder head and valve guide service
- Valve and seat service
- Camshafts and valve train
- Engine condition diagnosis
- Engine removal and disassembly
- Engine cleaning and crack detection
- Pistons, rings, and connecting rods
- Engine blocks
- Crankshafts, balance shafts, and bearings
- Gaskets and sealants
Requires textbook and special gear, see syllabus for details.